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Taxon: Acacia nilotica (L.) Delile

Synonym of Vachellia nilotica (L.) P. J. H. Hurter & Mabb. subsp. nilotica

Genus: Acacia
Family: Fabaceae alt. Leguminosae
Nomen number: 312499
Place of publication: Descr. Egypte, Hist. nat. 79. 1813 ("1812")
Comment: authorship verified by J. H. Ross (via e-mail from J. R. Hosking, 10 Sep 2002)
Name verified on: 28-Oct-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 12-May-2012
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME. (previously associated with 16 accessions)

THIS NAME HAS BEEN USED FOR A SPECIES RESTRICTED AS A FEDERAL AND STATE NOXIOUS WEED
A declared noxious weed by USDA-APHIS under this synonym name (see accepted name for other GRIN data).
Has been used for a declared aquatic or terrestrial noxious weed and/or noxious-weed seed in these U.S. states (see state noxious weed lists), with links to state information or web documents (see accepted name for other GRIN data):
AL*.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.

Economic importance:


References:

  • PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource). [accepts].
  • Berhaut, J. 1971–. Flore illustrée du Senegal. [lists as A. nilotica (L.) Willd.].
  • Boudet, G. et al. 1986. Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. [lists as A. nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Del.].
  • Boulos, L. 1999–. Flora of Egypt. [accepts].
  • Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. [= A. arabica (Lam.) Willd.].
  • Brunel, J. F. et al., eds. 1984. Flore analytique du Togo. Phanerogames. [lists as A. nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Del.].
  • Burkill, H. M. 1985–2004. The useful plants of west tropical Africa. [lists as A. nilotica (L.) Willd.].
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959–. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. [accepts].
  • Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1980–. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. [accepts].
  • Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. [accepts].
  • Dyer, R. A. et al., eds. 1963–. Flora of southern Africa. [lists as A. nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Del.].
  • Exell, A. W. et al., eds. 1960–. Flora zambesiaca. [lists as A. nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Del.].
  • Fagg, C. W. & J. L. Stewart. 1994. The value of Acacia and Prosopis in arid and semi-arid environments. J. Arid Environm. 27:11. [accepts].
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource).
  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. 2003. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. [accepts].
  • Ghazanfar, S. A. 1992. An annotated catalogue of the vascular plants of Oman. Scripta Botanica Belgica 2. [accepts].
  • Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. [accepts].
  • Hara, H. et al. 1978–1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. [lists as A. nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Del.].
  • Hnatiuk, R. J. 1990. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. [accepts].
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). [accepts].
  • Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper. 1953–1972. Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. [lists as A. nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Del.].
  • Kellerman, T. S. et al. 1988. Plant poisonings and mycotoxicoses of livestock in Southern Africa. [accepts].
  • Kumar, S & P. V. Sane. 2003. Legumes of South Asia: a checklist. [accepts].
  • Lazarides, M. & B. Hince. 1993. CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. [accepts].
  • Lemmens, R. H. M. J. & N. Wulijarni-Soetjipto, eds. 1991. Dye and tannin-producing plants. 3:45–46 In: Faridah Hanum, I. & L. J. G. van der Maesen, eds., Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA). 3:45–46. [accepts].
  • Lock, J. M. & K. Simpson. 1991. Legumes of West Asia: a checklist. [accepts].
  • Lock, J. M. 1989. Legumes of Africa: a checklist. [accepts].
  • Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. [accepts].
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. [accepts].
  • Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970–. Flora of [West] Pakistan. [accepts].
  • Nasir, S. M. & M. Athar. 1998. Fuelwood as an energy source. Phytologia 85:106. [accepts].
  • National Academy of Sciences. 1980. Firewood crops. Shrub and tree species for energy production. [accepts].
  • Pandey, C. B. et al. 2000. Soil properties under Acacia nilotica trees in a traditional agroforestry system in central India. Agroforest. Systems 49:53–61. [accepts].
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). [accepts].
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963–. Flora iranica. [accepts].
  • Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. [accepts].
  • Rico-Arce, Maria de Lourdes. 2007. A checklist and synopsis of American species of Acacia (Leguminosae: Mimosoideae). [accepts].
  • Ross, J. H. 1979. A conspectus of the African Acacia species. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa 44:106. [lists as A. nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Del.].
  • Sanjappa, M. 1992. Legumes of India. [accepts].
  • Thulin, M. 1983. Leguminosae of Ethiopia. Opera Bot. 68:1-223. [lists as A. nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Del.].
  • Timberlake, J. et al. 1999. Field guide to the acacias of Zimbabwe. [accepts].
  • Townsend, C. C. & E. Guest. 1966–. Flora of Iraq. [lists as A. nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Del.].
  • Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952–. Flora of tropical East Africa. [accepts].
  • Weber, E. 2003. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. [accepts].
  • Wood, J. R. I. 1997. A handbook of the flora of Yemen. [accepts].
More:

Check other web resources for Acacia nilotica (L.) Delile:

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database and Information Service
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

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